​​GÉANT invests in the research and development of network architectures, technologies and paradigms to develop into the services, processes, tools and netw​ork capabilities of tomorrow. 


GÉANT facilitates community collaboration that pushes the boundaries of networking possibilities. Fresh ideas from task forces, special interest groups and open calls are applied through specific research activities and initia​tives, informed by foresight studies and future user needs to achieve and promote innovation.

research_programmes.jpg​​Advanced networking research​​​​

Exploring​ ​​the next generation of networking technologies to meet our users' needs. ​​

ft_sig.jpgTrust, Identity and Security Research​​

Developing the next generation of identity services to enable global collaboration across research and education​.

open_calls.jpgResearch Project: eduMEET

Open-Source, Web-based video conferencing for NRENs and Institutions.


Providing excellence in project management, maximising investment and bringing out the best in our partners.

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Do you have skills and experience that will help build tomorrow's networks and services?

Find out how you can help.​​​